Postby MrFloss » Wed Mar 03, 2010 9:56 am

My house is early 1900s and over ten years ago I had a concrete floor relaid in the kitchen extension. I know that a membrane was laid to prevent rising damp. At same time I tried to improve the airflow with increased number of vents. I also have tried to maintain the weather proofing weather proofed on outside of the house. I now have serious damp problems in the kitchen, and am trying to resolve. I have just noticed that some of the outside weather-proofing has blown. I'm not sure whether it is that the damp is be coming up via the concrete floor and than working out through the walls or vice versa. I'm not sure how to approach this, but want to get the house back to solid and dry.
Rank: Labourer
Progress to next rank:
Posts: 3
Joined: Tue Mar 02, 2010 4:18 pm


Simply Build It

  • DIY How to Project Guides

  • DIY how to tutorial projects and guides - Did you know we have a DIY Projects section? Well, if no, then we certainly do! Within this area of our site have literally hundreds of how-to guides and tutorials that cover a huge range of home improvement tasks. Each page also comes with pictures and a video to make completing those jobs even easier!


  • Related Topics